to appear in court tomorrow to surrender to bail on charges of defrauding an
American woman out of US$300,000.
truck he had taken from the woman’s son, whom he promised to defend and get out
of Thailand on charges of child sexual abuse.
for bail commensurate with the offence and seek assurances that the Immigration
Department will not let him leave the country before the trial is concluded. He had falsely claimed to be a barrister and a former officer in the Royal Marines.
another case brought by Briton John Jepson, who also alleges that Goudie acted under
false pretences posing as a British barrister and former officer of the Royal
Marines, in order to take him on as a client.
AUS$400,000 from his employers – a mining company in Western Australia.
he had been the subject of an arrest warrant issued by Scottish police in 1994
for an alleged fraud on the Royal Bank of Scotland. But that case timed out
while he was still in Australia after he refused to return to answer the